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Listbox in webpart has no selection

I'm having a problem that's really blowing my mind right now, because it seems like some basic .net functionality isn't working properly. No doubt I'm missing something really obvious. I could really ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Folder Permissions

I have a document library which has the hierarchy as follows: Root |---- Folder 1 | |----- Sub-folder 1 | |----- Document 1 | |---- Folder 2 |----- Sub-folder 2 ...
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Using firefox to edit office documents inside my document library

I have a problem in understanding what is the standard approach to follow for editing office documents inside my document library. As it seems each browser will have different behavior when it comes ...
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Creating a document library with a custom template

What I want is basically a good solution for people to be able to fill out a form on the web and then save it in the online library. You need to be able to automatically create a document from a ...
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Need to Download Default Content File for Document Set

My SharePoint site has a document set that consists of multiple content types. Each content type has a Word document as default content (I added the content in the Document Set settings page, under ...
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I can no longer live edit a Word document, it just downloads a copy?

I'm a SharePoint designer and I work in SharePoint Server 2013. I work in a test environment, I do not have OWA configured (but it will be on the production environment). I uploaded a document to a ...
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SharePoint 2010 + Explorer View and creating folders in the root

Users love the Explorer view, too much I find and there in lies my questions; I need to prevent users from adding folders to the root of a site in Explorer view...anyone know how? I do not want to ...
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SharePoint Data Connection in InfoPath to SharePoint Library with Folders

I am trying to create a drop down list in InfoPath, from a data connection to a SharePoint Library, however my Library has folders in it that aren't available in the drop down list. I need users to ...
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Upload document in Document Library using memorystream programmatically

I opened existing word document using openxml. Now i need to upload the same document into Document library with memory stream. If i did so my content controls inside the word document gets ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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Document automatically downloaded from SharePoint document library in Chrome and Firefox

I have a MS-word document in a library which gets downloaded automatically when I click over it. I am using Google Chrome and Firefox. It works fine when using Internet Explorer. How can I avoid ...
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SP13: Number of People Accessing Document

I will like to find out how many people are viewing my document within a document library. I thought I could see it by choosing the ellipse per document and the number will appear in the dialog box ...
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SharePoint Online Iterating through Document Libraries CSOM

I am trying to iterate though a document library and set each document/items within to inherit permissions (at the moment each doc/item is using uniquer permissions). I am able to get the specific ...
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Excel Services Error in SharePoint 2013 - Unable to Open/Edit Excel Files

Every time I click on a excel file I am receiving a popup message mentioning - We're sorry. We ran into a problem completing your request MS Word is working fine though. I performed all the ...
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How to loop through only Custom Document libraries in SharePoint

I want to loop through all custom document libraries (not OOB) in sharepoint 2010. What is specific method/function to do this?
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SharePoint 2010 bug with .docx, .xlsx documents while uploading/opening

By now there are many bugs out there in sp2010 integration with office documents. But, in this case if you create an empty .docx with the following word metadata SP2010 crashes while uploading these ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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Move Document Library PowerShell

I am facing problems while trying to move a Document Library from one Subsite to another on a SharePoint 2013 on premise installation. I want to "move" a document library with powershell from one ...
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Forced Library Column Value

In our Community Site (2013), We have a library that will allow the users to upload documents by category. Below is our requirement. Users Select a Category from the home page. Category page will ...
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opening document library files in popup or new window

is there any easy way to open the document library files in a new window or popup depending on the file types PDF-In Adobe reader (currently opens in IE) Image file (currently opens in IE)
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SP13: Document Library (PDF) not opening

I have a document library (all documents are pdf) that came from SP10 to SP13. In SP10 the documents open without an issue. In SP13 when I click on "doc type" icon the document will not open. ...
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How to iterate through Document Libraries where specific user have access

In a site collection, i have couple of Document libraries like DocA, DocB and DocC. There are couple of users who have permission to access specific Document libraries. For example User A have access ...
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Ways to route documents to a secure location in SharePoint Online 2013

I'm looking for a solution to allow for a a document to be uploaded by a user with a limited set of permissions. I'd like this document be to routed to another location into a folder. I was looking at ...
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Create Excel from SPListItemCollection and upload to a Document Library

Here is the scenario, I have a Timer Job. It sends Monthly summary of a list based on certain filters. I am able to generate Datatable from SPListItemCollection that I get using CAML. I would like to ...
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Unable to upload odg file

What do I need to do to be able to upload a Libre Office Draw file (.odg extension) to a SharePoint document library without changing the extension? It will currently accept the file, but it converts ...
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Sharepoint 2013-Managing folders

Is there a way to manage folders in SP2013 as opposed to the documents within the folders. I have a library setup that uses folders to house multiple documents. I want to be able to change the status ...
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Restore item from recycle bin to Document library

How do i recover a file from a recycle bin to a document library that has been deleted? Note : The original document library of the item has been deleted. The file is present in the recycle bin. ...
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How to use a workflow to update the template of another document library?

I have a document library called 'Templates' which holds all the templates for my team, mostly word docs (*.docx). I would like to have the documents copied from here, once approved, to their ...
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Create a Word Document in a document library programmatically

My requirement is to create a word document based on the information in SharePoint lists on the site. For dealing with the word I have three options: "Docx"library. (CodePlex Project) "OpenXML" ...
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Button “Download a copy” ONLY works on the “All Items” view of document library

This is a problem that I have with every document library in our environment. I have enabled the option to download a copy, for every library. When I look at the "All Items" view of a document ...
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Friendly URl on metadata colums

I have got a document library with a metadata column. Document library: My Document Metadata column: - Category:A1, A2, A3, A4, A5 I have activated the metadata navigation option, so I can ...
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How to parse a SharePoint URL to get CSOM objects?

Let's say the only input I have from the user is the full URL to a folder in a Document Library called "Public Documents": http://intranet.contoso.com/SubSite/PublicDocuments/Folder/SubFolder/ Using ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Search for subsite pages and PDFs

I have read the first 10 articles on Google about how to create a custom search in SharePoint 2013, but none of them talk about searching for pages. I don't want to search, everything, people, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Pages document rendered differently across browsers

A user has created an aspx page in a site collections' Pages Document Library. The issue is that the page is rendered differently when surfaced across various browsers. Content does not appear to be ...
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Hiding Document Library columns used by JS file (JSLink)

Good day, Currently I have a "schedule" list (document library) which is used to store vessel schedules. Shedules uploaded are Excel files, which have named cells linked to custom properties in order ...
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How to display Version in Excel export of document library?

The AllItems view of a document library shows the document version in the Version column, for example at: http://mySite.com/sites/mySite/library/Forms/AllItems.aspx But when I export the list to ...
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Excel document opening in browser (unsupported features)

I am using Sharepoint 2010 and when users click on an .xlsx document in a document library it says the following: "The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that are ...
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Personnalized lists and calculate values

I've got a column in a List Library and I want that the user select in a Dropdown List a value and set a value in another column. Is it possible ?
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OneDrive - Sync SharePoint document library Content Type with Windows Explorer

1) I have created a document library where I have added a Content Type with some fields. So when a user creates a document in this document library (using either the "New"-button or the ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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Unique ID in SharePoint

I am newbie into SharePoint and I am currently working on a tool supposed to make references to documents coming from a SharePoint document library. Is there any concept of unique ID to identify a ...
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What triggers Site Assets libraries to be re-created?

I'm currently managing an O365 site collection with 100+ subsites, up to 3 levels deep. While cleaning up the environment, we've deleted all Site Assets libraries, simply because we weren't planning ...
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Workflow Can't Create Link to a Document Content Type Item

i'm newbie in Sharepoint I'm using Sharepoint 2010. I have a workflow to create a 'Link to a Document' item to a Document Library. I already set the 'Content Type ID' with Link to a Document. I'm ...
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How can I make Word Quick Parts work after each deployment from Visual Studio?

I have set up a SharePoint 2013 document library with content types and Word document templates, all declared (XML) and deployed from Visual Studio. In the Word document I have Quick Parts, which work ...
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Most user friendly way to browse document libraries for saving documents

We are trying to figure out the most user friendly way to save office documents to different site collection document libraries. The locations appear fine when we click "Save As" for recent folders. ...
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New document is saving in local machine instead in library

When I am trying to add a new document in SharePoint 2010 library, that document is saving in local machine instead of in SharePoint document library. I tried all ways like starting web client in ...
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WSS 3.0 Graphics/CSS Not Loading for special User | probably Permission Problem

following Problem occured on an old WSS 3.0 we are still running for intranet purposes. We have a Document Library called Projects on a Subsite. The Document Library has multiple folders all with ...
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If SharePoint is a good tool for a “customer portal” (general advice needed)?

I'm looking for the best solution for my needs and consider SharePont (SharePoint Foundation 2013 on-premise). Please have a look. I'm in B2B business and results of my work are files (presentation, ...
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SPFolder versions?

I am using SharePoint 2013 Server. I have a document library with enabled versioning. SPFolder.Item.Versions always returns only one last version of the folder item despite it was modified multiple ...